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Healthcare spending will increase over 16 percent in 2014 (File/AFP)
April 16, 2014 - 12:14 GMT
Healthcare spending reached just under $17 billion in 2013 and is expected to grow, says a new report by the U.S.-UAE Business Council.

March 17, 2014

During the event
08:10 GMT

Akhtaboot is proud to announce its participation as “Online Recruitment Partner” at Abu Dhabi University’s 5th Annual Spring Career Fair which was held on Abu Dhabi University’s Campus in Abu Dhabi, UAE.

March 16, 2014

Capture Creativity
12:02 GMT
(press release)

The Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) has launched an Instagram competition, ‘Capture Creativity,’ to celebrate the inaugural ‘Dubai Art Season,’ the city’s umbrella arts initiative.

Dubai Investments
11:20 GMT

Dubai Investments has achieved unprecedented success through its private equity subsidiary Masharie, achieving profits of AED 107.68 million through divestments in nine subsidiaries over the years.

Habiba Al Marashi: New programs have developed which cater to the needs of the community
06:08 GMT

Mrs. Habiba Al Marashi, chairperson of Emirates Environmental Group, explained that the contribution of EEG’s waste management campaigns have proved their benefit in the statistics of CO2 reduction.

March 13, 2014

Jamal Abdulla Lootah, President of MEFMA and CEO of Imdaad
11:24 GMT
(press release)

Imdaad has revealed its successful participation at this year’s edition of the Middle East Facility Management Association (MEFMA) Confex 2014.

Bashar Yaish, Vice President for the Gulf Region, Software AG
08:32 GMT
(press release)

“Not every business is digital—but every business needs to become digital.” This is Software AG’s message for CeBIT 2014.

March 12, 2014

During the event
10:51 GMT

Ogilvy & Mather today announced that it has acquired a majority stake in Memac Ogilvy. Founded in 1984 by Eddie Moutran in Bahrain, Memac Ogilvy has been associated with Ogilvy & Mather since 1986.

Drake and Scull
06:27 GMT
(press release)

Off-Site Engineering Solutions has received an order from Drake and Scull (Saudi Arabia) to supply prefabricated Multi Service Modules to the Jabal Omar Development in Makkah, KSA.

March 11, 2014

The joint EZW-Dubai Customs smart retail hub matajircom was launched Monday in Dubai (Courtesy of Trade and Export Middle East)
10:00 GMT

Dubai has launched the world's first purpose-built smart retail hub "matajircom" Monday in conjunction with Economic Zones World and Dubai Customs.

ICC World Twenty20 on OSN
08:52 GMT
(press release)

OSN, the region’s leading pay-TV network and the undisputed ‘home of cricket’ will bring sports fans live and exclusive coverage of the highly anticipated ICC World Twenty20.

Ski Dubai
07:58 GMT
(press release)

Ski Dubai, the region’s premier skiing resort, has announced that it will offer all UAE residents the chance to hone their skiing and snowboarding skills at a fraction of the regular cost.

March 10, 2014

During the workshop
13:05 GMT
(press release)

Sharjah Museums Department, in collaboration with the renowned German Goethe-Institut, recently conducted an innovative workshop aimed at specialists working in the museum education sector.

The General Authority for Civil Aviation (GACA) has already recruited 107 Saudi engineers who graduated from Saudi universities and obtained scholarships abroad
12:55 GMT

Ibrahim NaffeeThe new King Abdulaziz International Airport (KAIA) will create job opportunities for over 3,500 Saudi men and women in shops, restaurants and hotels at the airport, according to tourism experts.

OSN Cricket Mania – Speed Challenge
11:31 GMT
(press release)

OSN, the region’s leading pay-TV network, and the undisputed ‘home of cricket,’ has launched a nation-wide search for the UAE’s Fastest Bowler called the ‘OSN Cricket Mania – Speed Challenge’.

During Interim Translational Research Institute
05:55 GMT

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) achieved a key milestone in its academic health journey with the opening of its Interim Translational Research Institute (iTRI).